The Working Group of the Northeast Trawl Advisory Panel (NTAP) of the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council will meet on Monday, November 19, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC) office located on 28 Tarzwell Dr., Narragansett, RI 02882 and available via webinar.
Webinar Link: https://noaast.adobeconnect.com/rmuy29bw3j5d/
Teleconference Line: 866/802-5322 (toll free) / 517/600-4898 (toll) / Participant code: 5050895
The purpose of this Working Group meeting is to: 1) review the status of the wingspread performance analyses and gear performance (door) evaluations, 2) discuss the twin trawl survey design and door testing with considerations given to species of interest, timing, experimental design and analyses, 3) discuss other business and next steps for the NTAP.